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2001.281.212 (RS182239)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Floral pattern with foliage in Anglo-Japanese color palette. Roller-printed in red, two greens, tan, brown, and liquid mica on yellow ground. "National Wall Paper Company" and "454" printed in selvedge.

Details

Maker
National Wall Paper Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"National Wall Paper Co. / 454" (printed)
Location of origin
Pennsylvania, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
26 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.212
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273840

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
leaves
sprig
wildflower
mica
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
Pattern No.
454
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15 3/8, print width 17 3/4 (inches)

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